Slant Six Games

Slant Six Games

Slant Six Games is an award winning independent games development studio founded in 2005 by a group of industry veterans. Releases include Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City, SOCOM: Confrontation, SOCOM: Fireteam Bravo 3 and SOCOM: Tactical Strike. The Slant Six proprietary game engine “Hexane” is a robust system adaptable to next generation console and mobile game development. Current titles in development include Strata Scavenger a self published title due for release early 2013 and a collaborative project with a major publisher yet to be announced. Slant Six Games was voted Top 10 Best Company to work for in BC in 2009 & 2011. Our employees enjoy many perks including season tickets to the Vancouver Canucks, BC Lions and Whitecaps, and passes to Cypress Mountain.


News on Slant Six Games

Survive an Apocalypse with Bowling Balls and Beer in This New Canadian-made Game
It seems par for the course: one day it’s a gloomy forecast for the state of Vancouver’s gaming industry—studios being shuttered, talent going elsewhere, “curse those... more
BC Business names top tech companies to work
Last night BC Business hosted their annual Best Companies to Work for in BC event and the high-tech companies that were honored insisted that retaining employees is not their biggest challenge.... more
Biggest video game companies in B.C. - 2011 Edition
Business in Vancouver's annual list of the Biggest video game developers in BC was published today and the usual suspects are near the top. Rankings are based on the number of staff working in... more
Ten Biggest Video Game Developers in BC
According to our records, the following are the ten biggest video game developers in BC but our employee count data goes back to 2009. If you work for one of these game developers and can help us... more
Tech Companies BIG and small named Best Places to Work
BC Business Magazine has named the Best Companies to Work for in BC and the Vancouver tech community is well represented. In the Companies with Fewer than 100 Employees category, Strangeloop... more
Weekly Vancouver Game Industry News, September 18th
Apologies for the lack of posts lately. I'm in Denver, returning from GDC Austin (excellent this year, thanks for asking). My flight's delayed, so I figured I'd catch up on some Vancouver news. I'm... more
Weekly Vancouver Game Industry News, August 28
Slower week for local news, but I thought I'd quickly report a few snippets before turning in for the evening. Doing some late night jamming on work at a Kelowna Starbucks before hitting the road... more
Weekly Vancouver Game Industry News, August 21
I missed my update last week as I was enroute to the Okanagan for an extended RV trip. I'm writing this now from the sunny beach in Westbank, so please excuse the delay. While I'm out of town, if... more
Vancouver gaming companies announce at E3
The Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) is this week in Los Angeles and some local Vancouver gaming companies are using it as a platform for announcements. United Front Games announced a... more

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